Polytechnic Institute of New York University (NYU-Poly)
Polytechnic Institute of New York University can be found in Brooklyn, NY, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around 4,900 students enrolled each year at NYU-Poly.
Most of the students admitted to this school earned an SAT score within the range of 1740 - 2050, or got accepted with an ACT score between 28 - 32. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the NYU-Poly average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.48 - 3.78. Polytechnic Institute of New York University sends acceptance letters to roughly 80% of applicants each year. Of those that are admitted, around 17% of students enrolled. You can get more information from the admissions office website at poly.edu.
Overall NYU-Poly Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013
The overall acceptance rate for Polytechnic Institute of New York University was reported as 75.2% in Fall 2013 with over 3,440 applications submitted to Polytechnic Institute of New York University. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.
Accepted Applicants Profile
- NYU-Poly SAT Scores: 1740 - 2050
- NYU-Poly ACT Scores: 28 - 32
- NYU-Poly Average GPA: 3.48 - 3.78
How Hard Is It to Get into Polytechnic Institute of New York University?
Applicant Selectivity: High
NYU-Poly has a very competitive selection process for applicants, where most students accepted have a higher than average high school GPA and scored in the top percentiles on standardized tests like the SAT or ACT exam.
Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2020 Projection
The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2020-2021 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Polytechnic Institute of New York University has been getting much higher in the past few years.
Acceptance Rate By Year
- 2009-2010: 54.6%
- 2010-2011: 64.1%
- 2011-2012: 68.1%
- 2012-2013: 67.1%
- 2013-2014: 75.2%
- Projected NYU-Poly Acceptance Rate 2020-2021: 69.0%
How Does NYU-Poly Compare?
The acceptance rate for Polytechnic Institute of New York University is thirty-five percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates
|St. Francis College||64.3%|
|The King?s College||71.2%|
|Metropolitan College of New York||54.9%|
|Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art||7.7%|
Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details
General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions
- High School GPA Scores are Required
- High School Class Rankings are Recommended
- School Records are Required
- College Prep Classes are Recommended
- Submit Recommendation Letters are Recommended
- Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
- TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required
Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)
Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to NYU-Poly (Fall 2013)
|SAT® Section||Score Range|
|Critical Reading||550 - 660|
|Math||640 - 740|
|Writing||550 - 650|
|Total Score||1740 - 2050|
|English||28 - 33|
|Math||27 - 33|
|Composite Score||28 - 32|